Frontier Days 2017 Schedule

2017 FRONTIER DAYS SCHEDULE FOR June 2nd, June 3rd and June 4th

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Your $5 DONATION FOR A 2017 WRISTBAND IS YOUR ENTRY TO ALL THREE DAYS OF THE 2017 FRONTIER DAYS

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Sun Shine or a bit of Rain… Frontier Days will go on… Hope to see you at the Fort Museum in Fort Dodge.
****** This is the schedule as of 1/16/17 – Updates Weekly!!!!.

FRIDAY, June 2nd

12 PM TO 10 PM ****** GATES OPEN TO FRONTIER DAYS 2017 AT THE FORT MUSEUM.
12 PM TO 8 PM “BUCKSKINNNER Rendezvous” – CAMPS ARE OPEN. ‘SKINNERS FROM OVER 100 MILES AWAY WILL PORTRAY THE LIFE AND TIMES OF EARLY COLONIAL FRONTIER MEN AND WOMEN SHARING THE REALNESS OF SPIRIT AND DAILY LIFE IN THE LATE 1700’S TO THE MID 1800’S.
12 PM TO 8PM Games for kids – hands on art, balloon darts and more.
12 PM TO 8 OR 9PM FOOD AND CRAFT VENDORS OPEN
1 PM to 3 PM “ The Alpha Media Kids Party” – for kids 8 and under in the Opera House. Games, art and prizes. All kids and parents are welcome!!
1 PM TO 4 PM TBA – live music on the Fort Dodge Ford Stage.
12 PM TO 7 PM FORT – MUSEUM – AND THE STORES ON FRONT STREET ARE OPEN
12 AM TO 7 PM SEE THE CARDIFF GIANT AT THE MUSEUM – World renown from Iowa
12 PM TO 8PM “THE FRONTIER DAYS BOOTH” OPEN IN THE OPERA HOUSE – OFFERING THE 2017 COLLECTORS BUTTON AND PREVIOUS YEARS COLLECTORS BUTTONS.
4 PM OPENING CEREMONY AT THE SOUTH FLAG POLE
5 PM TO 9 PM TBA – IN THE OPERA HOUSE – Music to wake up the Friday after work in you!!!
7 PM TO 11 PM TBA – will play on the “Fort Dodge Ford Stage”.

*****Please note that the Fort Museum, Stockade, Front Street Buildings and the Trading Post will now be OPEN till 7 p.m. as per a directive from the Fort Museum Board.

SATURDAY, June 3rd

10 AM TO 12 PM THE 2017 FRONTIER DAYS PARADE – CENTRAL AVENUE DOWNTOWN FORT DODGE. Co – Sponsors Kemna Auto of Fort Dodge and Personal Computer Solutions. Title Sponsor is – Alpha Media.
10 AM TO 10 PM GATES OPEN TO FRONTIER DAYS 2017 AT THE FORT MUSEUM
10 AM TO 8 PM “BUCKSKINNNER Rendezvous” – CAMPS ARE OPEN. ‘SKINNERS FROM OVER 100 MILES AWAY WILL PORTRAY THE LIFE AND TIMES OF EARLY COLONIAL FRONTIER MEN AND WOMEN SHARING THE REALNESS OF SPIRIT AND DAILY LIFE IN THE LATE 1700’S TO THE MID 1800’S.
10 AM TO 8 PM TBA – Games for KIDS OF ALL AGES.
10 AM TO 8 OR 9 PM FOOD AND CRAFT VENDORS OPEN
10 AM TO 7 PM THE FORT, MUSEUM AND THE STORES ON FRONT STREET ARE OPEN
10 AM TO 7 PM SEE THE “CARDIFF GIANT “AT THE MUSEUM – World renown from Iowa!!
10 AM TO 7 PM VARIOUS CRAFTSMEN AND WOMEN Sharing THE TRADES OF THE 1800’S
10 AM TO 8PM “THE FRONTIER DAYS BOOTH” OPEN IN THE OPERA HOUSE – OFFERING THE 2017 COLLECTORS BUTTON AND PREVIOUS YEARS COLLECTORS BUTTONS AND T SHIRTS.
1:30 PM AND CONTINUING ON Spelling Bee in the school house ON FRONT STREET – open to young ages. Ribbons to the winners by age group.
1 PM TO 4 PM TBA – On the Fort Dodge Ford Stage playing great music from the fifties and sixties.
1:30 PM TO 2 PM Parade Marshall’s Presentation
2 PM TO 2:30 PM Parade Awards Presentation
3 PM TO 4 PM HOLLINGSWORTH SCHOOL OF DANCE – PERFORMS IN THE OPERA HOUSE. ENJOY DANCING, GYMNASTICS, TAP, JAZZ, AND MODERN HIP HOP IN AN ARRAY OF ROUTINES WITH STUDENTS FROM 2 YEARS TO 21.
4 PM TO 6 PM HITS OF THE 2000’s – PLAYING MUSIC UNDER THE BIG TOP
7 PM TO 11 PM TBA – This band will bring a new name to Frontier Days and will play the hits you want to hear on the Fort Dodge Ford Stage.
7 PM TO 11 PM “BOBBY AWE AND THE COUNTRY AWE STARS” – THIS CLASSIC COUNTRY BAND WILL MAKE THEIR 42nd APPEARANCE AT FRONTIER DAYS IN THE OPERA HOUSE. It’s dancing from 7 to 11 pm at its best. * Sponsored by “Friendship Haven”

*****Please note that the Fort Museum, Stockade, Front Street Buildings and the Trading Post will now be OPEN till 7 p.m. as per a directive from the Fort Museum Board.

SUNDAY, June 4th

10 AM TO 4 PM GATES OPEN TO FRONTIER DAYS 2017 AT THE FORT MUSEUM
10 AM TO 4 PM “BUCKSKINNNER Rendezvous” – CAMPS ARE OPEN. ‘SKINNERS FROM OVER 100 MILES AWAY WILL PORTRAY THE LIFE AND TIMES OF EARLY COLONIAL FRONTIER MEN AND WOMEN SHARING THE REALNESS OF SPIRIT AND DAILY LIFE IN THE LATE 1700’S TO THE MID 1800’S.
10 AM TO 4 PM AT VARIOUS TIMES TRADESMEN AND TRADESWOMEN LIVE- IN THE WORKSHOPS ON FRONT STREET.
10 AM TO 4 PM TBA – Games for KIDS OF ALL AGES
10 AM TO 4 PM FOOD AND CRAFT VENDORS OPEN
10 AM TO 4 PM FORT AND THE MUSEUM, AND THE STORES ON FRONT STREET ARE OPEN.
10 AM TO 4 PM SEE THE CARDIFF GIANT AT THE MUSEUM – World renown from Iowa!!
10:30 AM TO 11:30 AM NON – DENOMINATIONAL CHURCH SERVICE IN THE OPERA HOUSE. DRESS AS YOU ARE AND JOIN IN ON A TIME OF PRAISE AND WORSHIP AND A MESSAGE OF FAITH.
12 PM TO 3 PM ** “THE FRONTIER DAYS BOOTH’” OPEN IN THE OPERA HOUSE – OFFERING THE 2017 COLLECTORS BUTTON AND PREVIOUS YEARS COLLECTORS BUTTONS, T SHIRTS AND SILENT AUCTION.
1 PM TO 4 PM TBA – Playing on the Fort Dodge Ford Stage.
2 PM TO 4 PM The 2017 Frontier Days Pageants in the Opera House – 3 unique Pageants for 2017: “Little Miss and Mr. Frontier Days”, “Miss Jr. Teen Frontier Days” and “Miss Frontier Days”
4 PM GATES CLOSE

Thank you for attending the 2017 Frontier Days…